השם

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Hebrew[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Root
שׁ־ם

הַ־(ha, the) +‎ שֵׁם(shem, name)

Noun[edit]

הַשֵּׁם (hashémm sg def.

  1. Singular definite form of שֵׁם(shém)

Proper noun[edit]

הַשֵּׁם (hashém)

  1. (Judaism, when quoting a text) a substitute for the Tetragrammaton, used to avoid taking the name in vain
  2. (Judaism) Hashem, God

Usage notes[edit]

Usually written as the abbreviation ה׳‎.

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